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Mar 3, 2021 - 04:00 am .- Pope Francis appealed on Wednesday for an end to “bloody clashes” and the release of political leaders in Burma.
Feb 10, 2021 - 04:30 am .- Pope Francis said on Wednesday that prayer can fortify us as we face the challenges of daily life.
Feb 3, 2021 - 04:10 am .- Pope Francis said Wednesday that it is essential for Christians to participate in the liturgy and the sacraments to encounter the Real Presence of Jesus.
Jan 27, 2021 - 03:50 am .- Pope Francis said on Wednesday that commemorating the Holocaust means to be aware that “these things can happen again.” 
Jan 20, 2021 - 05:00 am .- Pope Francis urged Christians to pray for “the gift of unity” on Wednesday, saying that the devil always seeks to sow division and discord.
Jan 13, 2021 - 04:02 am .- Pope Francis urged Catholics on Wednesday to praise God not only in happy times, “but above all in difficult moments.”
Dec 30, 2020 - 03:25 am .- Catholics can change the world by being “bearers of gratitude,” Pope Francis said at the general audience Wednesday.
Dec 16, 2020 - 04:30 am .- People who pray for others are like God’s antennas, Pope Francis said at the general audience Wednesday.
Dec 9, 2020 - 04:00 am .- Prayer is so powerful that “even death trembles when a Christian prays,” Pope Francis said at the general audience Wednesday.
Dec 2, 2020 - 11:30 am .- Pope Francis said Wednesday that he was praying for Nigeria following a massacre of at least 110 farmers in which Islamist militants beheaded an estimated 30 people.
Dec 2, 2020 - 04:00 am .- Pope Francis said Wednesday that God does not wait for us to stop sinning to start loving us, but always holds out hope for the conversion of even the most hardened sinner.
Nov 25, 2020 - 04:00 am .- Catholics risk going astray if they neglect the four essential characteristics of Church life, Pope Francis said at the general audience Wednesday.
Nov 18, 2020 - 06:00 am .- Pope Francis pointed to the Blessed Virgin Mary as a model of prayer that transforms restlessness into openness to God’s will in his livestreamed message for the Wednesday general audience.
Nov 11, 2020 - 03:50 am .- Pope Francis acknowledged the publication of the McCarrick Report at the general audience Wednesday.
Nov 4, 2020 - 04:10 am .- Jesus teaches us that we must be consistent in our prayer, Pope Francis said at the general audience Wednesday.
Oct 29, 2020 - 01:00 pm .- After nine weeks of public general audiences, Pope Francis’ weekly gathering will again take place behind closed doors, the Vatican said Thursday.
Oct 28, 2020 - 08:00 am .- Pope Francis appealed for an end to violence in Cameroon Wednesday after seven students were killed in an attack on a school in the city of Kumba.
Oct 28, 2020 - 05:07 am .- Pope Francis told Polish Catholics Wednesday that he asks St. John Paul II’s intercession for respect for life, amid protests in Poland over a law prohibiting abortion.
Oct 21, 2020 - 05:00 am .- Pope Francis said Wednesday that Christians should pray from the heart and not “like parrots.” 
Oct 14, 2020 - 08:00 am .- Pope Francis met with the parents of a slain Italian priest before the general audience Wednesday.